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The Courier
SunSmart app shows the effects of sun damage on your future faceare diagnosed with melanoma every year, and two in three people will be diagnos
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
are diagnosed with melanoma every year, and two in three people will be diagnosed with skin cancer before they turn 70. A Cancer Council Victoria study has found more than a third of Victorians don’t know that UV levels, not temperature, cause... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New app makes UV rays visible to the eyemajor cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
major cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide to sun protection, according to a survey by Cancer Council Victoria. That's because UV rays can't be detected by human senses, says SunSmart Manager Heather... Read more
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Weekly Times
New app makes UV rays visible to the eyemajor cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
major cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide to sun protection, according to a survey by Cancer Council Victoria. That's because UV rays can't be detected by human senses, says SunSmart Manager Heather... Read more
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News.com.au
New app makes UV rays visible to the eyemajor cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
major cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide to sun protection, according to a survey by Cancer Council Victoria. That's because UV rays can't be detected by human senses, says SunSmart Manager Heather... Read more
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The Age
Brave leader in breast cancer supportimproved an aspect of treatment and reduced the incidence of lymphoedema among
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
improved an aspect of treatment and reduced the incidence of lymphoedema among women. She served on the board of the Cancer Council Victoria from 2005 to 2015 and on several other committees, and was the first patient advocate on a committee... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brave leader in breast cancer supportimproved an aspect of treatment and reduced the incidence of lymphoedema among
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
improved an aspect of treatment and reduced the incidence of lymphoedema among women. She served on the board of the Cancer Council Victoria from 2005 to 2015 and on several other committees, and was the first patient advocate on a committee... Read more
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Perth Now
New app makes UV rays visible to the eyemajor cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
major cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide to sun protection, according to a survey by Cancer Council Victoria. That's because UV rays can't be detected by human senses, says SunSmart Manager Heather... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
New app makes UV rays visible to the eyemajor cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
major cause of skin cancer but many of us rely on heat and humidity as a guide to sun protection, according to a survey by Cancer Council Victoria. That's because UV rays can't be detected by human senses, says SunSmart Manager Heather... Read more
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Mumbrella
'Quit smoking and quit the crap that goes with it' says NSW and Victoria cancer council campaignThe Cancer Institute NSW and Cancer Council Victoria have joined forces for a n
Mumbrella / Posted 8 days ago
The Cancer Institute NSW and Cancer Council Victoria have joined forces for a new campaign which urges smokers to quit by highlighting the negative aspects of the habit. From being embarrassed to give a hug to having bad breath, the 30 second TVC... Read more
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WA Today
Surviving breast cancer - does eating less fat make a difference?It's now linked to 22 per cent of breast cancer cases in Australia according to
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
It's now linked to 22 per cent of breast cancer cases in Australia according to the Cancer Council and a study reported by Cancer Council Victoria in May this year found that drinking as little as half a bottle of wine a week could increase the... Read more
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The Courier
Secondary students shaded from UV rays with new shelterwill be well protected from harmful UV rays with the installation of a new $25,
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
will be well protected from harmful UV rays with the installation of a new $25,000 sun shelter over part of their yard. Cancer Council Victoria SunSmart manager Heather Walker said helping teenagers to be SunSmart was vital. “There is a focus... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fat is 'the new normal' for Australiansfour obese people believe they are overweight, research from The Shape of Austr
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
four obese people believe they are overweight, research from The Shape of Australia research from the Heart Foundation and Cancer Council Victoria Live Lighter project found. Fat is 'the new 'normal' according to health experts who say many obese... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Promising research on breast cancer riskthan 550 researchers from about 300 institutions in six continents, including A
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
than 550 researchers from about 300 institutions in six continents, including Australia's QIMR, University of Melbourne and Cancer Council Victoria. In total they analysed genetic data from 275,000 women, with and without breast cancer, from across... Read more
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The Scientist
Genetic Risk Factors for Breast Cancer Identifiedas BRCA1 and BRCA2, and about 39 percent of the risk is explained, Easton says.
The Scientist / Posted 27 days ago
as BRCA1 and BRCA2, and about 39 percent of the risk is explained, Easton says. Roger Milne, a cancer epidemiologist at Cancer Council Victoria, who was a leader of the Nature Genetics study and is a coauthor on the Nature paper, emphasizes that... Read more
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